Its been hard to give thanks during 2020, especially with virtual Thanksgivings and empty bank accounts. To help you through this unprecedented Holiday, I’ve picked out four, readily-available wines for your table with a total cost under fifty bucks…with tax! These are four wines you should be able to find at any major grocery store, with a wide enough compatibility to please you, Uncle Bob and even Aunt Marge. So, unroll that ‘fitty, pop some corks and show some gratitude: we’re alive, there’s hope, and now you’ve got four wines for under fifty bucks.
Pairs With Thanksgiving Wine On A $50 Budget
- by John Taylor
The 2016 Altocedro Gran Riserva Malbec es muy loco, but in all the good ways. To start, Altocedro harvests from 70-year-old vines from a 107-year-old vineyard. Not unusual, especially for Mendoza malbec. BUT, then they take the harvested Malbec in whole clusters and barrel co-ferment with 4% Semillon in French oak.
The 2018 Steele Chardonnay, Parmelee Hill Vineyard, Sonoma County, Sonoma Valley has all the character of one of the most… Read More »Steele Chardonnay, Parmelee Hill Vineyard